Monthly Archives: July 2017

Charlotte Lines Things Up

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All of my children have gone through a lining things up stage but none more so than Charlotte. This has gone on for weeks and weeks. I think she is getting close to the end of her lining up stage but it was hilarious while it lasted. This girl is something else and so so awesome.

 

 

 

 

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4th of July 2017

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We had a very low key 4th of July. We did hot dogs for dinner and did a few little fireworks in the backyard. It was just the perfect amount of celebration for our kids who haven’t always been fans of the traditional Independence Day activities. A friend gave us a huge lot of fireworks. We lit one that seemed pretty tame and it shrieked so loud and spun in huge circles and then shot 100 feet into the air. So we nixed that activity real fast…

After the sun went down, fireworks starting going up all over our small town. Alec and Charlotte were already in bed but Jane and Megan and I hopped in the car and drove out a little distance for the show. We had a great seat for some lovely firework action.

We are proud to be Americans over here in Mississippi. We have loved this last year living in this great state and seeing more of the culture and people of our wonderful country. Happy Independence Day!